Livingston helpers assist two GP35's and a SD35 on the 841 Local up Bozeman Pass. Sure wish the GP's were leading!
After stopping to recharge the air, MRL 332 West proceeds at a snails' pace down Bozeman Pass with the LM on the drawbars.
A heavy "LM" ducks into the NP stick rail siding at Bozeman to let a short-time stack by.
Horsepower Vs. Gravity! BNSF6253 screams to obtain the highest point on NP's Transcontinental Mainline. The manned swing help can be seen cut into the train. You have to love Montana!
MRL255 lead the Missoula bound Laurel-Missoula Manifest thru the Bozeman Pass Summit Tunnel. Railroading over Montana's Mountain Passes can be quite dramatic!
An empty grain train for Scranton, ND crawls up Bozeman Pass under developing afternoon thunderboomers.
Amtrak Trn. 9 descends west side of Bozeman Pass en route to next stop at Bozeman.
Montana Rail Link's westbound Laurel to Missoula manifest exits the tunnel and crests Bozeman Pass between Livingston and Bozeman, MT on a cool spring afternoon.
The engineer is all smiles as some drop under light illuminates his train at the east end Bozeman siding just before sunset on 9/17/11.
Freight ascends and descends Bozeman Pass. BNSF4173 lifts a grainer westbound out of Livingston.
BNSF 6331 leads 125 empty coal cars out of Bozeman, MT as it starts to hit up Bozeman Pass.
MRL's Laurel-Missoula manifest eases down the west side of Boseman Pass with a fairly clean SD45-2 leading.
A pair of SD60's lead a eastbound coal empty up Bozeman Pass, The 9021,9229 lead the way and even with an empty this will be a slow trip up the hill.
MRL 324,391.7544,216,680,7545,352,367 are attacking the west side of Bozeman Pass with train ML.
The MRL 20th Anniversary train heading back to Missoula, tries to keep ahead of threatening skies just minutes before sunset.